Lauren Fulton Math

Percent Tip, Tax, and Total Mini Mystery 7th Grade Activity


Your students will be engaged as they solve percent problems involving tips, taxes and totals in this digital & printable Mini Mystery Activity! Upon entering the classroom, each student receives a unique Suspect Card in this activity, and assumes the role of a restaurant patron! The teacher introduces the mystery with a PowerPoint Story, and the students must work through their Tips, Taxes & Totals Clue Sheet to solve the mystery and figure out who among them is the thief!

The digital version of this activity is created in Google Slides and includes a full set of instructions for students and teachers.

This activity is aligned to CCSS 7.RP.A.3 and TEKS 7.4D and 7.13A

This Product Includes

  • Murder Mystery Story PowerPoint
  • Murder Mystery Clue/Worksheet
  • 35 Unique Suspect/Character Cards
  • Full Answer Key & Set-Up Guide
  • Optional PDF to Print Suspect Cards as Name Badges on Avery 25395 Badges
  • Digital Version of Activity, Complete with Student & Teacher Instructions
  • Video Instructions for Teacher - How to Assign Through Google Classroom

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